The Wissahickon

Daly, T. A.

Published by The Garden Club of Philadelphia, 1922
Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
From Mainly Books (Dublin, PA, U.S.A.)

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Hardcover, no dustjacket, green cloth with the original mounted paper illustration and title on the front cover and original mounted paper title on spine, 81 pages, includes a frontis painting, a frontis photograph, maps, and several drawings by Herbert Pullinger, a superb copy of this scarce original edition, a few small areas of darkening on the mounted paper labels and some darkening on the top outer edge of the pages are the only remarkable flaws and they are minor, included with this copy is a folding map puvlished in 1990 of Roads, Paths and Places of Interest in the Wissahickon Valley, "Here in peace in the Valley of the Wissahickon, in 1694, John Kelpius and his fellow Pietists planned and planted the first botanical garden in this country". Bookseller Inventory # 041168

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Title: The Wissahickon

Publisher: The Garden Club of Philadelphia

Publication Date: 1922

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:Near Fine

Edition: 1st Edition; 1st Printing.

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Contact information: (Internet only business): Mainly Books, Anthony Lemmo, (Sole Proprietorship), 35 West State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901. Mailing address: Mainly Books, P.O. Box 8, Fountainville, PA 18923, email:, telephone #: 215-249-1837. We use the Post Office for shipping. All books are subject to prior sale. First printings are always stated in our description as are other important details about overall condition and other features. Please contact us for instructions...

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